Reviews written by LJ Higgins, Staff Reviewer

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LJ Higgins, Staff ReviewerLJ Higgins, Staff Reviewer   October 15, 2018
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3.5
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3.0
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4.0
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3.0
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4.0

A glimpse into a very possible future.

The story: Enora lives in a world run dry, where what little water is left is used as currency and is hard to come by. When she’s offered a role within the company who controls the water, she excels in her training and is soon ready to go out...

Young Adult Indie
LJ Higgins, Staff ReviewerLJ Higgins, Staff Reviewer   March 28, 2018
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4.0
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Plot/Story 
 
4.0
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4.0
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4.0

Would you save or sacrifice yourself?

The story: Trapped between a fence and an ever-rising sea, the families of the Middlelands still hold on to the hope that one day those in power will allow them through the fence so they won’t disappear with the rest of the world. When finally presented with the opportunity...

LJ Higgins, Staff ReviewerLJ Higgins, Staff Reviewer   February 11, 2018
Overall rating 
 
3.5
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3.0
Plot/Story 
 
4.0
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4.0
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3.0

Action packed ending

The story: Desiree is hiding a secret, one she’s desperate to hide from everyone she loves, but when new boy Blake arrives at school and shows interest in her, she soon learns her secrets can’t stay hidden forever. Although Blake could hold all of the answers to her questions,...

LJ Higgins, Staff ReviewerLJ Higgins, Staff Reviewer   February 11, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.5
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Plot/Story 
 
4.0
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4.0
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5.0

An Intriguing Puzzle

The story: Raven moved to D.C. to start a new life but when she discovers the diary of missing diamond heiress Lark, her life takes a turn she could never have expected. As she tries to unravel the clues left behind by the missing girl she soon realises there...

Young Adult Indie
LJ Higgins, Staff ReviewerLJ Higgins, Staff Reviewer   January 29, 2018
Overall rating 
 
3.5
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Plot/Story 
 
3.0
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3.0
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4.0

Interesting and original

The story: Jayashree is insane. At least that’s what the staff at the psychiatric hospital have been telling her for the past five years. But when a stranger with peculiar gifts arrives at the hospital and helps her escape she quickly learns her ability to dream while awake doesn’t...

Young Adult Indie
LJ Higgins, Staff ReviewerLJ Higgins, Staff Reviewer   November 27, 2017
Overall rating 
 
3.5
Writing Style 
 
4.0
Plot/Story 
 
3.0
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3.0
Editing/Design Quality 
 
4.0

A tale of love, loss and letting go.

The story: Brooke dies in a car accident and discovers she’s no longer alive but a silhouette, still in her old life but not visible to those who are mourning her. As she watches her family and friends grieve she begins to visit the places that meant the most...

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